Joel Edgerton Joins Netflix’s Shakespeare ‘Henry V’ Adaptation ‘The King’

Getty Images Joel Edgerton has signed on to star alongside Oscar nominee Timothée Chalamet in “The King,” the upcoming Netflix adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “Henry IV” and “Henry V,” the actor’s reps confirmed to TheWrap. The “Red Sparrow” actor will play Falstaff, a character who appeared in five of Shakespeare’s plays and was most prominently … Read more

All 19 ‘Black Mirror’ Episodes Ranked, From Good to Mind-Blowing (Photos)

Netflix We’ve spent a lot of time staring into Netflix’s dark, cracked “Black Mirror,” which returns for Season 4 this month. Usually we rank things from worst to best, but there are no bad episodes of the show. So here’s every episode of “Black Mirror,” ranked from good to mind-blowing.  Netflix 19. Season 2, Episode … Read more

‘The Crown’ Producers Say Claire Foy Was Paid Less Than Male Co-Star Matt Smith

Netflix “The Crown” star Claire Foy was paid less than her male co-star Matt Smith even though she played the Queen of England, producers Suzanne Mackie and Andy Harries said at the INTV Conference in Jerusalem on Tuesday. Producers said that Smith was paid more because of his fame from “Doctor Who,” and that they won’t make … Read more

‘Jessica Jones’ Twitter Mocks Everyone’s New Obsession With Octopus DNA

One of the most interesting moments of “Jessica Jones” Season 2 doesn’t take place in a dark alley or in the middle of a fist fight. It takes the show’s hard-drinking detective to an aquarium, in an attempt to find a scientist who’s obsessed with octopuses. In Episode 5 of “Jessica Jones” Season 2 on … Read more

‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2 Shows Fans the Origins of Superhero Hellcat

(Note: This post contains spoilers for the finale of “Jessica Jones” Season 2.) “Jessica Jones” spends its second season dealing with the origins of Jessica’s superpowers, but it also sets up the beginnings of another superhero: Hellcat. In the Marvel comics, Hellcat’s alter-ego is Patsy Walker. “Jessica Jones” fans know Patsy as Trish Walker (Rachael … Read more

The ‘Star Wars’ Defense: Feds, AT&T and Time Warner Bicker in Juicy Pretrial Filings

Antitrust proceedings might not sound like the sexiest spectator sport, but the Department of Justice and hopeful couple AT&T and Time Warner ratcheted up the drama in legal filings on Friday, ahead of their looming showdown in court. The government floated a conspiracy theory that the combined companies will hold content hostage — Warner Bros. … Read more

‘Queer Eye’ Fab Five Give Netflix IT Department a Facelift: ‘We Love Nerds’ (Video)

Did you already finish binging the first season of “Queer Eye” and are suffering from some serious Fab Five withdrawal? No worries, Netflix has got you covered with a mini episode that should quench your thirst for at least a few hours. (We know, the struggle is going to be real until there is a … Read more

‘Arrested Development’ Star David Cross: I ‘Stand Behind’ Jeffrey Tambor Despite Misconduct Accusations

David Cross wants to keep Jeffrey Tambor in the Bluth family, and he’s pretty sure he’s not the only member of the “Arrested Development” cast who feels that way. “I can’t speak for everybody, but I know there are a number of us who stand behind him — from the limited amount we know, we … Read more

‘Gay of Thrones’ Host Jonathan Van Ness Predicts the Ending of ‘Game of Thrones’

Amy Sussman/HBO “Queer Eye” grooming expert Jonathan Van Ness has another area of expertise: “Game of Thrones.” Van Ness is such a fan of the HBO drama that he started an after show with Funny or Die in 2013 called “Gay of Thrones,” in which he and a celebrity guest recap the latest episode while … Read more

Ryan Murphy Signs Overall Deal With Netflix

Ryan Murphy is moving the Netflix. The prolific producer has signed a new multi-year overall deal to produce new series and films at the streaming service starting July 1, 2018. The new deal, which is reportedly worth as much as $300 million, makes exclusive what had already been a growing relationship between Murphy and Netflix. Earlier … Read more